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Oct 12, 2014, 20:05 ET Square One explains what home insurance coverage is available to Calgary residents affected by the power outage

VANCOUVER, Oct. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - As a result of the recent electrical fire in downtown Calgary, thousands of homeowners and renters will be without...


Aug 26, 2014, 06:00 ET A recent survey by Square One reveals that 56 percent of Canadians wrongly believe the government will cover earthquake damage

VANCOUVER, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - According to Natural Resources Canada, there were 195 earthquakes across Canada between August 1 and 25....


Nov 08, 2013, 06:00 ET Square One provides 10 cost-saving tips to offset rising home insurance rates

VANCOUVER, Nov. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - What do rainstorms and train derailments have in common? Both have caused many Canadians to call upon their home...


Jul 25, 2013, 06:00 ET Participating in a home exchange, hosting a guest, or renting out a room? Speak with your home insurance provider or you may not be covered.

VANCOUVER, July 25, 2013 /CNW/ - More and more Canadians are sharing their homes with others by using websites like Airbnb.com, Couchsurfing.org,...


Jul 04, 2013, 20:09 ET Steps for homeowners and tenants to recover from the Alberta floods

VANCOUVER, July 4, 2013 /CNW/ - As the flood waters recede in many areas across Alberta, the long process of recovery begins. Experts estimate...


Feb 01, 2013, 06:00 ET Renovating your home? Square One Insurance advises you to tell your insurance provider or you may not be covered

VANCOUVER, Feb. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - If you're like most Canadians, you buy insurance to protect your home. After all, your home is likely your...


Dec 18, 2012, 06:00 ET Major home insurance providers stop offering earthquake protection in BC

VANCOUVER, Dec. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - In early 2013, both Economical Insurance and Family Insurance Solutions will stop offering earthquake insurance...


Jul 12, 2012, 06:00 ET Home insurance industry leaves one-fifth of policyholders without proper protection

VANCOUVER, July 12, 2012 /CNW/ - In the past 10 months, Square One Insurance has talked to 2,800 residents in Alberta and BC. It found that an...